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Old 01-26-2006, 12:31 PM   #1
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LXer: Report: Big Vendors Leap To More Linux In Retail Stores

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Although Microsoft is becoming an increasingly formidable rival in the same space, IBM, Sun, Oracle, and many other vendors are now responding to renewed opportunities for Linux in department store environments, as retail chains like Circuit City, Pep Boys, and Urban Outfitters start to step to 100-percent Linux deployments on their store-level IT systems. Jacqueline Emigh reports from this year's National Retail Federation show.

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Is there something about those particular companies that would make them interested in Linux?

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